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ASSURE Educational Services has put-together the scheme of work on Automobile Parts Merchandising – SS1, SS2 and SS3 based on the National Curriculum and the syllabus of WAEC and NECO. All the topics highlighted in the National Curriculum and the syllabus of WAEC and NECO have been accommodated in our Scheme of Work.
End of term Assessment Tests in SS1, SS2 and SS3 alongside Overall Assessment Tests are available. Schools may adopt our scheme of work because of its simplicity and ease of monitoring of academic activities.
The Scheme of Work stated below is inexhaustible. Schools are encouraged to input weeks and periods of completion of topics in accordance with the academic calendar, number of students and available classes.
SS1 – Automobile Parts Merchandising – (1st Term Scheme of Work)
|SS1||1st Term||AUTOMOBILE PARTS||SAFETY IN AUTO PARTS MERCHANDISING SHOP||i. Definition of safety.
ii. Safety clothing ( helmet, goggle, hand glove, nose mask, foot boot, over all dress)
iii. Fire extinguisher: types of extinguishers
iv. Causes and prevention of accident
|ENGINE PARTS||i. Identification of parts, examples Piston, Piston rings, Connecting rod, Camshaft, Crankshaft, Valves, Cylinder head and Oil pump.
ii. Sketching of Engine parts as listed above.
iii. Location and functions of engine parts.
|TRANSMISSION SYSTEM (CLUTCH)||i. Identification of parts of a clutch.( flywheel, clutch plate, pressure plate assembly and release bearing)
ii. Functions of the clutch parts.
|TRANSMISSION SYSTEM (GEAR BOX)||i. Types of gear box:
(manual – 3, 4 & 5 speeds and automatic transmission)
ii. Functions of gear box.
SS1 – Automobile Parts Merchandising – (2nd Term Scheme of Work)
||TRANSMISSION SYSTEM (PROPELLER SHAFT AND REAR AXLE ASSEMBLY)||i. Types of propeller shafts and universal/sliding joints.
ii. Functions of the transmission system parts.
iii. Identification of parts of axle assembly.
|SUSPENSION SYSTEM:||i. Types. (Normal beam and independent suspension system.)
ii. Parts of suspension system-Damper, spring (coil springs, torsion bar, leaf spring)
iii. Functions of the parts.
|COOLING SYSTEM||i. Types.( water and air cooling system)
ii. Functions of the cooling system.
iii. Parts of water and air cooling systems.( Radiators, fan blade, fan belt, water pump, water host and thermostat).
|STEERING SYSTEM||i. Types. (Manual and power assisted steering.)
ii. Parts of a steering (steering gearboxes, steering wheel, steering shaft and tie-rod.
iii. Functions of the parts.
SS1 – Automobile Parts Merchandising – (3rd Term Scheme of Work)
|SS1||3rd Term||AUTOMOBILE PARTS||BRAKING SYSTEM||i. Types. (Disc and drum)
ii. Parts. ( master cylinder, wheel cylinder, connecting pipe, brake pads, brake shoes/ lining)
iii. Functions of the parts.
|LUBRICATION SYSTEM||i. Parts. ( Oil tank/sump, Oil filter, Oil cooler, Oil seal, Pressure switch and Oil pump & types
ii. Types of lubricant (Oil and grease)
iii. Types of Oil (SAE40, SAE60 and SAE 30/20w)
iv. Quality and uses of oil and grease.
|ELECTRICAL PARTS||i. Components ( Battery, fuse, electrical control unit/brain box, alternator, ignition, coil, bulb, and cut-out)
ii. Identification of the components.
iii. Functions of the component.
|WHEELS AND TYRES||i. Types of wheel ( Spoke wheel, alloyed wheel and pressed steel wheel)
ii. Types of tyres (tube and tubeless)
iii. Sizes of wheel and tyre.
iv. Functions of wheel and tyre
SS2 – Automobile Parts Merchandising – (1st Term Scheme of Work)
|SS2||1st Term||TOOL, TEST EQUIPMENT AND ACCESSORIES||TYPES OF TOOLS AND THEIR USES||i. General tools (Spanner, harmer, mallet, allen key, screw driver, and plier)
ii. Special tools (Extractor, pullers, Sledge hammer, and lifters)
iii. Differences between general and special tools
|CARE OF TOOLS||i. Ways/means of caring for tools e.g.(greasing, cleaning and packing,)
ii. Effects of improper tools care
|TEST EQUIPMENT||i. Types (Spark plug cleaner, engine analyzer, dwell angle tester, Exhaust gas analyzer, and vacuum tester)
ii. Functions of different types of test equipment.
|MAINTENANCE OF TEST EQUIPMENT||i. Knowledge of starting and stopping of the equipment.
ii. Importance/Uses of manufacturers’ manuel.
iii. Care of accessories.
iv. Types ( steering cover, car radio, wheel cover, seat cover and car cover)
SS2 – Automobile Parts Merchandising – (2nd Term Scheme of Work)
|SS1||2nd Term||STORAGE, CATALOGING AND VISUAL PRESENTATION||STORAGE||i. Definition
ii. Process and ways of storing parts
iii. Reasons for proper storing of parts
iii. Process of locating Auto parts using Catalogue.
|RE-ORDER QUANTITY||i. Meaning
ii. Importance/Advantage of re-order quantity.
iii. The process of re-ordering auto- parts quantity /Stock
iv. Principle of maintaining parts/stock level and its importance.
v. Calculations (Re-order level, FIFO and LIFO)
|VISUAL PRESENTATION||i. Methods of items presentation /grouping/arrangement of parts ( by branding and manufacturers/models
ii. Advantages of item presentation.
ii. Types( Daily, Periodic and annual)
iii. Procedure for inventory taking( use of bin card)
|PRODUCT SOURCING||i. Definition.
ii. Ways of sourcing products
SS2 – Automobile Parts Merchandising – (3rd Term Scheme of Work)
|SS2||3rd Term||SALES, INVOICING, FORCASTING, RECORD KEEPING, FUND RAISING, MARKET ANALYSIS, ADVERTISING, VALUE PRICING AND CUSTOMER SERVICES||SALES||i. Definition.
ii. Types ( Cash, Credit/ deferred sales)
iii. Method of selling (Personal, door-to-door, trade fairs, open market, unit shops.
iv. Explanation and procedure for sales calls
ii. Need/Reasons for forecasting.
iii. Advantages of forecasting.
|RECORD KEEPING||i. Types of records. (sale journal, purchases journal, sales ledger, purchase ledger, invoice, receipt and cash book.)
ii. Process of keeping the records
iii. Uses of the various records.
|FUND RAISING (SOURCE OF FINANCE)||i. Definition of fund raising.
ii. Types of fund.
iii. Source/ways of raising fund.
iv. The process/procedure of raising fund.
|MARKET ANALYSIS||i. Definition of market.
ii. Definition of market analysis.
iii. Definition of market segment.
iv. Explanation of Market segmentation.
v. Procedure and basis for Market Segmentation
|VALUE PRICING||i. Definition.
iii. Media of advertising.
|CUSTOMER SERVICE||i. Meaning
iv. Handling of customers’ complaints
SS3 – Automobile Parts Merchandising – (1st Term Scheme of Work)
|SS3||3rd Term||WARRANTY/ GUARANTY AND REGULATORY BODIES||WARRANTY/ GUARANTY||i. Meaning.
iii. Procedure for claiming warranty/guaranty right
iv. Process of losing warranty right
|REGULATORY BODIES||i. Reason for regulation.
ii. Quality control ( Definition and types)
iii. Ways to improve quality.
iv. Examples of Regulatory Body. (Standard Organisation of Nigeria- SON, Consumer Protection Board and Society of Automobile Engineers – SAE)
|ENTREPRENEURSHIP||INTRODUCTION TO AUTO PARTS MERCHANDISING||i. Definition of merchandising.
ii. Explanation of Auto parts merchandising.
|PERSONAL QUALITIES OF A MERCHANDISER||Qualities of an auto parts seller.|
|ETHICAL BUSINESS BEHAVIOUR||i. Definition.
iii. Explanation of behavior expected of an Auto part seller.
SS3 – Automobile Parts Merchandising – (2nd Term Scheme of Work) – Revision Class